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Mike Schuricht

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Are you on a Security Service Edge (SSE) journey?

By Mike Schuricht  |  August 17, 2021 at 5:00 AM  | 

Last month, in the latest Gartner “Hype Cycle for Network Security, 2021” by Shilpi Handa, and Pete Shoard, Security Service Edge (SSE) was introduced. This segment was not only “High” on the Benefit scale and at the peak of the Hype Cycle but also an architecture that would have near-term implications on mainstream adoption.

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FPSL - Field Programmable SASE Logic

By Mike Schuricht  |  January 14, 2021 at 2:12 PM  | 

FPSL Field Programmable SASE Logic

When configuring a SASE platform to control traffic or data, the space of requirements is infinite. Basic capabilities can be configured via drop down menu options, regular expressions etc.  But what about complex logic involving IP addresses, cookies, form data, user ID, app instance, headers and beyond?

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Glass Class: High-performance Security - The PolyScale Architecture

By Mike Schuricht  |  March 24, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 

How do cloud security architectural design decisions affect vendors’ ability to provide a performant, scalable, and reliable platform?

Take the example of an offsite meeting.  Thousands of normally geographically dispersed employees converge on a single location for a few days.  Other cloud security solutions built on the appliance model cannot scale to meet the dynamic demand profile. 

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How to Protect Data in a BYOD World

By Mike Schuricht  |  September 26, 2018 at 4:35 AM  | 

Every day, more and more corporate information is moving to employees' personal devices. This rise of BYOD (bring your own device) provides increased flexibility and productivity to employees and, consequently, the organizations for which they work. However, it also creates new cybersecurity concerns. Traditional tools built for corporate-owned, managed devices are not ideal for this new BYOD landscape. Learn more by watching the below Glass Class.

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